Happy campers: what’s it like to live in Butlins, Britain’s cheap and cheerful resort?

Published: 23/09/2017
Happy campers: what’s it like to live in Butlins, Britain’s cheap and cheerful resort?
Source: WWW.CALVERTJOURNAL.COM

Whether you love it or hate it, or are too young to remember a time when a package holiday meant limbo-dancing and bingo-playing on the coast, Butlins remains an iconic piece of British heritage. When the first Butlins opened on the Skegness seafront in Lincolnshire, it was the first holiday camp in the UK to offer “a week’s holiday for a week’s pay”. By the 1960s, But

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